Windows Server 2016 – Backup and Restore

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The default location of DHCP backup is %systemroot%\System32\dhcp\backup and is backed up automatically every 60 minutes. If you want to change the backup interval open the Registry Editor (regedit) and go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SYSTEM > CurrentControlSet > Services > DHCPServer > Parameters and change the value of BackupInterval If you want to manually backup DHCP database then open DHCP console, right-click the server and select Backup Select the location you want to save the backed up files and click OK If you want to Restore DHCP database then right-click the…

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Windows Server 2016 – Backup/Restore Group Policy Objects

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Open Server Manager, click Tools and select Group Policy Management. Find the GPO you want to backup, right-click and select Back Up. Specify the backup location and the description and click Back Up. You will see the backup progress To restore a GPO object you select an already GPO that you want to restore to, or the parent folder, right-click and select Restore from Backup or Manage Backups for the second option. With Manage Backups you will see the following Select the GPO you want to restore and click Restore. Click OK on the confirmation…

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Windows Server 2016 – Windows Server Backup Restore

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Open Server Manager, click Tools, scroll down and select Windows Server Backup. At the actions panel click Recover. Select where the backup is stored. Select the Backup date Select Files and Folders Select folder and files you want to recover Specify the location for the files. Confirm that everything is correct and click Recover. Restore completed!       Windows Server 2016 – Windows Server Backup Restore

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Windows Server 2016 – Windows Server Backup Incremental Backups?

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Support for incremental backups? Yes, but with settings that apply to all the backup job! How? Open Windows Server Backup then at the right Action panel click Configure Performance Settings…  You select the second option, Fast Backup Performance and then OK.   Windows Server 2016 – Windows Server Backup Incremental Backups?

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Windows Server 2016 – Create a scheduled backup

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Open Server Manager, click Tools, scroll down and select Windows Server Backup. At the Actions panel click Backup Schedule. Click Next Choose if you want a Full Server or Custom Backup and click Next. Click Add to add items Click Ok and then Next. Specify the time and frequency for the backup. Click Next. Specify destination type and then Next. Select the destination disk and click . You will see the following message. Click Yes. And then . Formats the disk, and creates the scheduled backup.     Windows Server 2016 – Create…

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